The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for WebDriver skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebDriver over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Selenium WebDriver
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 69 77
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8  
Contract jobs citing WebDriver 6 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.59% 0.52% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.70% 5.88% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 12
Median daily rate £375 £240 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -38.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £180 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £368 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £13.50

WebDriver is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 222 85 134
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.89% 8.87% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 56 77
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.66% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

WebDriver
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing WebDriver as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for WebDriver in Buckinghamshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebDriver in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebDriver in Buckinghamshire

WebDriver
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebDriver in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebDriver in Buckinghamshire

WebDriver
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebDriver within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -9 5 £375 -16.66% 3
High Wycombe +2 1 - -
WebDriver
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebDriver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WebDriver.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) C#
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) BDD
6 7 (50.00%) QA
6 7 (50.00%) JIRA
7 6 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (42.86%) Android
7 6 (42.86%) Confluence
7 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
7 6 (42.86%) Redis
7 6 (42.86%) Windows
7 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
7 6 (42.86%) TDD
7 6 (42.86%) Bitbucket
7 6 (42.86%) Docker
7 6 (42.86%) Appium
7 6 (42.86%) Apple Swift
7 6 (42.86%) API Testing
8 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (35.71%) Calabash
8 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (35.71%) Ruby
8 5 (35.71%) OOP
8 5 (35.71%) OO
8 5 (35.71%) SOAP

WebDriver
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Redis
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) JIRA
3 6 (42.86%) Appium
3 6 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (42.86%) Bitbucket
4 5 (35.71%) Calabash
5 4 (28.57%) LoadRunner
5 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
6 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Corporate Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Tester
2 4 (28.57%) QA Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Web Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Android
1 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
1 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) BDD
4 6 (42.86%) API Testing
4 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (35.71%) Functional Testing
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) OOP
5 5 (35.71%) Open Source
6 4 (28.57%) DevOps
6 4 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) QA Automation
7 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) Apple Swift
6 5 (35.71%) C++
6 5 (35.71%) Ruby
7 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
1 4 (28.57%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Docker
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 6 days ago